Tag Archive: Elementary School

Helping Students & Teachers Succeed

A high school principal decided to place the top three teachers in the school with the top 30% of students. This way, the best teachers can be teaching the best students.  The entire school waited as the principal went over reports, deciding which teachers and students would be chosen for this unique program. The principal …

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Encouraging Students

A teacher had been working hard with her students, but noticed that they began to wear down and become unmotivated. The teacher decided to put away her lessons and try something new, just for the day.  “Okay, I want all of you to take out a sheet of paper,” she said. “Draw a line down …

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AC Heroes News Release

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UP Authors 3516 North Lockwood Ridge Road Sarasota,FL34234 www.upauthors.com   NEW RELEASE  October 19th, 2011                  Just hanging out at aftercare, saving the world!                                                                Taylor Field, Tina Chapstick, Amber Cook, and Logan Spinner attend Rose Water Elementary School in Rose Water, Ohio. Recently, the students discovered that fifteen classic books will soon be taken away forever …

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School Motto’s and Sayings

“Hardworking, Empathetic, Active Learner, Respectful, Trustworthy.” ~ Atwater Elementary, North Port, FL. “High expectations for all!” Emma E. Booker Elementary, Sarasota, FL “We’re cruisin’ to success!” Gocio Elementary, Sarasota, FL “Up the ante…A Year of Refinement, using what we know, to change what we do.” Wilkinson Elementary, Sarasota, FL “Believe in all our possibilities!” Sarasota …

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Alta Vista Elementary: Every child successful…everyday.

Alta Vista caught my attention, because they have so many programs to assist their students along with my favorite subject: Aspiring Youth Authors.  Here are just a couple examples for this summer:  The Flying Eagles Program: Teachers provide intensive instruction for reading and math. This is for all students entering third grade and is based …

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